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The franchise model continues to grow in the US, and more owners are now making millions from little-known franchising concepts.
Eight owners of unsung franchises generating more than $1 million in annual sales offer lessons learned on building a thriving franchise.
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Serendipity can turn a low-budget video clip into a viral sensation and for a business on a budget, an ad sensation.
Crowdfunding was created to be democratic and all-inclusive. So what are celebrities like Shaq doing raising money on Indiegogo and Kickstarter?
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